On 11/06/2013 05:58 PM, Peter Robinson wrote:
>> I know ubuntu is working on supporting ARM in openstack, I
>> we should as well. We should go big or go home. all of this change is
>> about making Fedora bigger and better. This is a avenue we should
>> pursue. while ppc is a secondary arch we need to also consider it.
>> there is a lot of work inside of IBM on KVM and openstack.
> AFAIK, the work was limited to supporting libvirt LXC on ARM
> with OpenStack. No one in their right mind should use that since
> it offers no meaningful security, since there was no work done
> to make OpenStack request use of SELinux or AppArmour for LXC.
Linaro is actively working on libvirt ARM for Openstack it but from
some of their status reports the progress is slow.
> I've not seen any patches (upstream at least) to support KVM on
> ARM in OpenStack from any Ubuntu devs, or indeed from anyone at
Well Linaro is working on it, I get the feeling they're not at the
Yupp, that's what I found out. There is a trystack.org
OpenStack on ARM, based on the work from Linaro.
Those ARM machines are probably not that common nowadays, but still I
don't think we should exclude an arch right now.